Digiturk expands broadcast facility
TURKEY: Digiturk has selected a range of audio and video switchers and control systems from Grass Valley as it expands its broadcast facility and improves its current infrastructure. The satellite broadcaster will use a Grass Valley Trinix NXT 192x192 digital video routing switcher, a new Apex Plus 384x384 digital audio routing switcher, a Maestro scalable master control system, and a Jupiter routing switcher control.
‘We have been a Grass Valley customer for many years and have been highly satisfied with the performance and reliability of their products, so it was an obvious choice for us to select Grass Valley for our facility upgrade,’ said Umut Akinci, head of broadcast systems department, Digiturk. ‘We knew that we could expect more of the same high-quality results from Grass Valley. The support we’ve received, along with the flexibility of our new solutions, have been a great asset to us. This upgrade is a solid investment in our future, and we look forward to working with Grass Valley in the long-term.’
‘We are thrilled to offer Digiturk the support it needs to continue delivering high-quality programming to its audience,’ commented Said Bacho, senior vice president EMEA, Grass Valley. ‘Throughout the years, we have learned that a combination of an innovative and reliable product offering with a strong support system and quick and easy up-time is the key to keeping our customers happy. As we continue to develop our product lines to be feature-rich and format friendly, we can help our customers stay ahead of the competition, operate at the highest efficiencies, and most importantly, prepare them for the multiscreen, multiplatform future.’